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Gratitude Journal — Revisited

Several years ago, I kept a gratitude journal. I made entries daily of big but mostly little things for which I was grateful. I often focused on the little things because those are the ones I think we are quick … Continue reading

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Never A Dull Moment

                It’s funny how I do a fairly decent job of coping when faced with major tragedies but get really stressed when seemingly insignificant things happen. Sometimes, I don’t know whether I live … Continue reading

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Be A Blessing to Be Blessed: Part Seven – Making A Difference

  For the past five years (approximately five), I have kept a basket on my desk at work that looks a lot like this one. At any given time, there are probably 12-15 different types of chocolates in there. For … Continue reading

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Gratitude

  I love receiving gifts. I’m always the biggest kid in the room when I get a gift. Getting them for no reason is always nice, but I like getting them also for special occasions, such as my birthday. Happy … Continue reading

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Teachable Moments

Teachable Moments, by Will Saunders There is always an opportunity to teach someone a different way of viewing things. If you do it in a respectful manner and if the other person has an open mind, it can be a … Continue reading

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Season of Gratitude!

Each day provides an opportunity for me to see the blessings I have. I can’t tell you the number of people I’ve encountered lately, either at work or among my friends or peer groups, who require the use of a … Continue reading

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Be A Blessing to Be Blessed: Part II

  The unintended consequence of kindness The other morning on my way to work, I stopped at Au Bon Pain on 10th St. NW in DC across the street from my job to get a cup of coffee.  When I … Continue reading

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